Certified Innovation Leader Training Course

This (ProdBOK®) certification course is for professionals who are driven to lead or participate in innovation efforts for gaining and maintaining competitive advantage.


This 3 – day certification course is for professionals who are driven to lead or participate in innovation efforts for gaining and maintaining competitive advantage. In addition to innovation best practices, the CIL® credential provides individuals and organizations with the knowledge, skills, and tools to strategically integrate and align organizational goals with a managed and purposeful innovation culture and process.

This AIPMM Product Management Product Marketing and Management Body of Knowledge (ProdBOK®) Seven Phase Life Cycle approved curriculum features the complete product life cycle, from goods and service ideation to retirement, and demonstrates unlimited opportunities for innovation. Certified Innovation Leaders understand and utilize every phase of the innovation process to produce goods and services that are successful in the global market place and provide maximum return on investment to the organization.

Skills Taught

• Innovation Strategic Alignment
• Ideation Management
• Business Case Development
• Knowledge Creation
• Project Planning
• Innovation Development
• Innovation Qualification
• Product Launch


• Aspiring and New Product Managers who want to learn core skills and best practices
• Experienced Product Managers who want to refresh their knowledge and expand their skill set
• Students who want to become Product Managers and learn about the profession, core skills and get certified
• Organizations that want to optimise their Product Management function.

AIPMM Certification

Earning the Certified Innovation Leader (CIL) designation requires participants to:
• Complete one of the following
     o The Two-Day Product Innovation Leadership Course or;
     o The 9 Module Self-Study Online Course or;
     o The Certified Innovation Leader: Virtual Online Study Group
• Receive a passing score on the CIL Exam.



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